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Underwriting Director Salary
in San Diego, California

$135,626 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Underwriting Director is $135,626 a year and $65 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for an Underwriting Director is between $93,547 and $169,020. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates activities of the underwriting team to deliver underwriting decisions.
  • Develops, implements and oversees underwriting standards, procedures, objectives, goals, and strategies.
Underwriting Director Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Insurance Underwriters

Job family population: 89,910

Estimated population of Underwriting Director jobs: 913

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Underwriting Director Job Listings for San Diego, California

Sr. Life Sciences Underwriter
May 1
San Diego, CA, USA
C-Suite level business communication skills, acumen and professionalism for direct client engagement * 7+ years of underwriting experience preferably in Life Sciences. * While we would prefer having ...
Sr Underwriter- Financial Lines D&O
Apr 18
San Diego, CA, USA
... financial strength, underwriting excellence, superior claims handling expertise and local ... Directors and Officers, Errors and Omissions for worldwide exposures. Our multi-line approach and ...
Jun 17
San Diego, CA, USA
Reliant Funding
In this position you will be responsible for full cycle underwriting of proposed cash advance amounts and terms to small businesses the individual will be accountable for the implementation of credit ...
Consumer Loan Underwriter
Jun 11
San Diego, CA, USA
... loan underwriting limits or loan policy. Makes recommendations for alternative loan types or ... direct-hire position. Thank you for spreading the word
Field Underwriter - Mortgage Protection $100K+
May 13
San Diego, CA, USA
Dr. Rita Law Agency
As field underwriters we evaluate and assess their options and help them make an informed decision ... You will appreciate direct contact with the many carriers we represent as well as a team forum on a ...
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